[Surgical treatment of renal artery stenosis in children 60 surgically treated cases].

  • Michel Lacombe
  • Published 1991 in Chirurgie; memoires de l'Academie de chirurgie


Sixty children with renal artery stenosis (unilateral in 44, bilateral in 16) underwent surgical treatment. Ten nephrectomies and 69 vascular repair procedures were performed. Postoperative follow-up ranged from one to 14 years. After surgery, blood pressure returned to normal and subsequently remained so in 54 patients without any antihypertensive… (More)